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Iron Round shape Tsuba

Tuba2431a

Ivy Spirals Openwork design

Unsigned SUNAGAWA school

Oval shape, Iron ground, Ji-sukashi Openwork, Kebori carving, Round Mimi edge

69.4mm x 66.7mm 5.5mm thick (Mimi-edge)

NBHK(Hozon) certificate

Iron Round Openwork Tsuba

Tuba2384a

KIRI leaf design

Signed Higo-ju MASASATO

Oval shape, Iron ground, Kebori carving, Ji-sukashi Openwork, Round Mimi edge, A Hitsu-ana punch

78.6mm x 74.6mm 5.2mm thick (Seppa-dai)

NBTHK(Hozon) certificate

Iron Round Openwork Tsuba

Tuba2384a

KIKU flowers Brushwood hedge design

Signed Choshu-Hagi-ju KATSUYOSHI-saku

Oval shape, Iron ground, Nikubori carving, Ji-sukashi Openwork, Square Mimi edge, Both Hitsu-ana punches

73.4mm x 69.6mm 4.9mm thick (Seppa-dai)

NBTHK(Hozon) certificate

Iron Cross Rectangular shape Tsuba

Tuba2369a

Water Mill design

Signed Doshu-ju Shoami SHIGEYUKI

Iron ground, Hammered surface, Suki-dashi carving, Hammered Mimi edge, Both Hitsu-ana punches filled with Shakudo

82.7mm x 78.0mm 5.2mm thick (Mimi edge)

NBTHK(Hozon) certificate

Iron ground Round Openwork Tuba

Tuba2358a

TOMOE character openwork design

Iron Ground Hammered surface, Open work, Square Mimi edge

Signed : Kishu-ju SADANAGA

78.6 mm x 78.4 mm 5.4 mm thick (Seppa dai)

Iron Round rectangular shape Tsuba

Tuba2250a

A wheel with a small stream openwork design

Unsigned attributed to a work of Aizu SHOAMI 会津正阿弥

Round rectangular shape, Iron ground, hammered surface, Openwork of stream and a wheel, Round contour Mimi edge, both hitsu-ana punches filled by Shakudo copper alloy

89.3 x 84.6 mm Mimi edge 4.9 mm thick

NBTHK(Hozon) certificate

Iron Round rectangular shape Tsuba

Tuba2218a

Anchor openwork design

Signed Myochin MORITSUGU-saku 明珍守次作

Round rectangular shape, Iron ground, polish surface, Openwork of anchor design, Embankment Mimi edge, Gold Nunome style inlay, both hitsu-ana punches

82.7 x 79.5 mm Mimi edge 4.5 mm thick

NBTHK(Hozon) certificate

Iron Cross rectangular shape Tsuba

Tuba252Sa

Taikung Wang fishing motif

Unsigned

Cross rectangular shape, Iron ground, Hammered surface, Copper/Brass inlay, Hammered raised shape of Mimi edge, both hitsu-ana punches

85.9 x 80.2 mm Mimi edge 5.2 mm thick

Iron Round shape Tsuba

Tuba1821a

Tomoe/Comma-shaped crest & Kiri/paulownia Openworks

Iron ground, Square Mimi edge, Irregular Hitsu-ana

74.0x73.4mm Seppa base 6.2mm thick Mimi edge 5.8mm thick

Iron Round shape Tsuba

Tuba1768a

Three egg plants and Fagots motif

Signed : Shoami MORIKUNI

Iron ground, hammered surface, Suki-nokoshi edge with well-rounded contours, Both Hitsu-punches filled by Shakudo.

79.0x78.2mm 7.2mm thick

 

Iron round shape openwork tsuba

Tuba654a

Clouds openwork motif

Attributed to a work of SHOAMI

Polish surface, Round edge

81.4x81.6mm

4.8mm thick

NBTHK(Hozon) Tousogu certificate